Poem of the Week nominations: September 23 - 29

A place for our favorite poetry posted by members. Nominate one of your favorites. Now included "Poet of the Month"!
This forum does not autoprune.

Moderator: heinzs

User avatar
The Fat Cat
Posts: 8406
Joined: Tue Dec 18, 2001 12:01 am
Tag line: Do no harm
Location: Novato, CA

Poem of the Week nominations: September 23 - 29

Post by heinzs » Sat Aug 18, 2007 3:16 pm

Please post your nominations as a reply to this topic. Include a link to your poem in the post.
Last edited by heinzs on Sun Sep 23, 2007 7:17 pm, edited 1 time in total.
An' it harm none, do what ye will. Blessed Be.
My Poet's Page Archive | Topics I've started

User avatar
Poetry Piper
Posts: 1568
Joined: Tue Jan 09, 2007 10:11 pm
Location: North Carolina, USA

Post by nekot » Sat Sep 22, 2007 9:09 pm


On War

The brave young men
with hearts of eagles
go where sent
while at home
hawks and doves
fight in great halls
but shed no blood.

The brave young men
enter the cock ring
to die or live another day
while at home
elected ostriches rule
and no one wins
but the vulture and crow.
~eloquently scattered~
nekot's tokens


User avatar
Winter's Rose
Posts: 686
Joined: Thu Jul 04, 2002 12:01 am
Location: CA

Post by jeannerené » Sun Sep 23, 2007 9:23 am

Poem: Daybreak
Poets: Floetry Spades and Miyu
Link: http://www.poetrypages.com/phpBB2/viewt ... 665#393665
... and his words purge up and outward,
expelled and onward through desert dust swallowed,
sands he says that gorge on simple sensibilities.
And, now he spits fragments, grit, extended vowels and elongated syllables
over cracked lips. Their sounds fall
piling round his boots…
~ jeannerené



flickr -jeannerene photostream


Return to “Community Favorites, Poem of the Week and Poet of the Month”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests